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Fort Macleod auctioneer third in international competition at Calgary STampede

Posted on 28 July 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

HEATHER CAMERON – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Ryan Konynenbelt placed third earlier this month in the international auctioneering competition at the 2015 Calgary Stampede and won $600 for his accomplishment. “I think it was indeed a huge accomplishment for my career and has definitely encouraged me to continue improving and try for the champion title,” said Konynenbelt,…Continue Reading

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Randy Brown places second at Calgary Stampede tractor pull

Posted on 28 July 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

HEATHER CAMERON – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Fort Macleod resident Randy Brown placed second in the Class 4 category at the vintage…Continue Reading

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Ardenville school in need of renovation

Posted on 28 July 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

HEATHER CAMERON – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Ardenville school was named after a local farmer and was a school in the 1900s.…Continue Reading

Province recommends 72-hour emergency kit

Posted on 28 July 2015 by staff | Comments (0)

The Alberta Emergency Management Agency is recommending Fort Macleod and district residents prepare a 72-hour emergency kit. No one knows…Continue Reading

Review: Deep Lie, by Stuart Woods 1986

Posted on 27 July 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

HERB JOHNSON – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR This is a book report for all the people who have read Woods’ Stone Barrington…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod town council extends Mayor Rene Gendre’s sanctions for six months

Posted on 22 July 2015 by Editor | Comments (1)

Town council extended for another six months the sanctions imposed on Rene Gendre over the mayor’s objections. The decision was…Continue Reading

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RCAF veteran shares Macleod photos

Posted on 22 July 2015 by Editor | Comments (0)

Photographs from a Royal Canadian Air Force veteran have landed in Fort Macleod. Eddie Frisk, 93, of St. Albert, took photographs of the town while training in 1942 at the British Commonwealth Air Training Program base in Fort Macleod. Dr. Ken Harrison wrote council to explain Frisk, who is his friend, wants to leave the…Continue Reading

Stan Eckstrand of Nanton mans his ‘All Things Llama' booth.

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Fort Macleod Farmer’s Market returns with new time, renewed focus

Posted on 22 July 2015 by Editor | Comments (0)

People with goods they have made or grown themselves have a ready place to sell their wares in Fort Macleod…Continue Reading

Claresholm's Gavin Moore takes part in a Nia demonstration at the South Country Fair Saturday.

South Country Fair all smiles and (mostly) sunshine

Posted on 22 July 2015 by Contributor | Comments (0)

J.W. SCHNARR – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR Heavy rain Friday couldn’t dampen the spirits of festival enthusiasts who descended on Fort Macleod…Continue Reading

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Walk June 2015

Here are some images from the 17th annual A-T Walk for a Cure, which raised $65,000 for research on June 20. 23 Photos

Cloggers-June2015

Here are some images from the Canadian Rocky Mountain Cloggers show "Jump, Jive and Jukebox" on June 13 at the Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod. 32 Photos

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